Invitation: Special Issue "Advanced Green Information and Communication Technology"

We are organizing a special issue titled "Advanced Green Information and Communication Technology" in Technologies. It is now open for submission: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/technologies/special_issues/Green_ICT
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 July 2018
Expected time to Decision in Peer Review: 3 weeks from submission

Given your interesting work on the theme and related disciplines, we would like to invite you and your colleagues to submit a contribution for this special issue. Your paper will be published as a feature paper after our standard peer-review procedure, in open access journal Technologies.

Focus of the Special Issue:
Information and communication technologies (ICT) are growing rapidly. Consequently, the emissions caused by the usage of ICT increase significantly, and more and more hardware is produced and has to be disposed of after its life time. On the other hand, ICT can innovatively contribute to solve environmental problems in branches such as automotive, production, logistics, or in general sustainable development. Therefore, this Special Issue calls for new and innovative solutions in the field of green ICT, green information systems, green software and its engineering, and also solutions how ICT can contribute to the goals of sustainable development, including ICT-based environment and friendly solutions for industrial and public sectors. This comprises hardware and software solutions, models, and frameworks. Additionally, case studies and the evaluation of best practices are welcome.
Technologies (ISSN 2227-7080) is an international open access journal singularly focusing on emerging scientific and technological trends and is published quarterly online by MDPI with an average publishing time of 54 days from submission to publication in 2017. Open access is supported by the authors and their institutes. Article Processing Charges (APC) of CHF 350 apply to accepted papers (*).
  • Introduction for Authors: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/technologies/instructions
  • Submit system: https://susy.mdpi.com/user/manuscripts/upload/?journal=technologies
  • Technologies journal link: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/technologies/
  • For more information, please contact us: greensoft@umwelt-campus.de

(*) You may be entitled to a discount if you have previously received a discount code or if your institute is participating in the MDPI Institutional Open Access Program (IOAP), for more information, see: http://www.mdpi.com/about/ioap.